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Sat, 21 May 2022 02:28:28 GMT

Civil servant Ms Gray is set to publish her final report into alleged lockdown breaches in Downing Street next week.


Fri, 20 May 2022 17:51:29 GMT

US state department warns against "a big fight between the UK and the EU" amid the Ukraine war.


Sat, 21 May 2022 00:20:42 GMT

Figures show 14% of dentists doing NHS work are approaching retirement age.


Fri, 20 May 2022 19:41:44 GMT

Scotland's first minister says her symptoms are mild and she will work from home for a few days.


Fri, 20 May 2022 14:59:52 GMT

Tory sources say the party is moving on to a pre-general election footing, writes Ione Wells.


Fri, 20 May 2022 17:31:37 GMT

Chef and campaigner Jamie Oliver has been protesting over delays to the government's obesity strategy.


Fri, 20 May 2022 16:44:59 GMT

Stanley Johnson - an ex-European Parliament member - says becoming French is "precious" to him.


Fri, 20 May 2022 17:08:49 GMT

An MI5 agent used his secret status to terrorise his partner, a BBC investigation has found.


Fri, 20 May 2022 10:50:07 GMT

Chancellor Rishi Sunak and his wife make the Sunday Times Rich List for first time with £730m fortune.


Fri, 20 May 2022 14:52:49 GMT

Figures show the Department for Education has almost twice as many staff as operational desks.


Fri, 20 May 2022 09:59:24 GMT

The revised operating date for the Somerset site is June 2027 and is expected to cost up to £26bn.


Fri, 20 May 2022 16:07:56 GMT

Meanwhile US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi says the UK must not discard the protocol.


Fri, 20 May 2022 12:43:03 GMT

Nimco Ali says her plans for on-the-spot fines for wolf-whistling and other acts received "pushback".


Fri, 20 May 2022 11:02:41 GMT

Locations including Milton Keynes, Dunfermline and Wrexham will be made cities in honour of the Queen.


Thu, 19 May 2022 17:53:03 GMT

Police have now ended their investigation into Covid breaches during lockdown parties in No 10.


Thu, 19 May 2022 16:50:44 GMT

The culture secretary criticises the channel's news show - but says that is not why she wants to sell it off.


Thu, 19 May 2022 07:09:08 GMT

Big increases are due next April but charities say soaring prices mean people need the money now.


Thu, 19 May 2022 17:03:27 GMT

Claudia Webbe, former Labour MP for Leicester East, is appealing against her harassment conviction.


Thu, 19 May 2022 19:12:27 GMT

A total of 83 people have been fined over events in Westminster - but how were the decisions made?


Wed, 18 May 2022 22:59:31 GMT

The chancellor says it won't be easy to tackle cost of living crisis as inflation hits 40-year high.


Thu, 19 May 2022 10:32:33 GMT

Sarah Murphy says anorexia help was so bad she would not be here without her parents' intervention.


Wed, 18 May 2022 09:55:54 GMT

The Russian invasion exposes tensions between the SNP and the Greens over the military alliance.


Wed, 18 May 2022 18:13:42 GMT

Boris Johnson does not rule out a tax on the energy giants, as he is accused of dithering by Labour.


Wed, 18 May 2022 16:59:39 GMT

Speaker Lindsay Hoyle also warns MPs against naming the Tory politician, who was arrested on Tuesday.


Thu, 19 May 2022 13:39:47 GMT

Anyone caught in possession of or supplying class A drugs in connection with football faces a five-year ban and their passport being taken off them.


Wed, 18 May 2022 12:44:50 GMT

Michael Fabricant's tweet related to the arrest of another MP who is accused of rape and sexual assault.


Wed, 18 May 2022 18:08:53 GMT

British citizen Alaa Abdel Fattah's prison conditions are "inhumane", the foreign secretary is told.


Tue, 17 May 2022 22:11:04 GMT

Labour chair Anneliese Dodds demands answers over £450,000 donation from ex-Tory treasurer Sir Ehud Sheleg.


Wed, 18 May 2022 14:59:41 GMT

"If you are black or a woman, you don't see yourself fitting in," a leading female physicist says.


Tue, 17 May 2022 16:46:36 GMT

The foreign secretary says the proposed legislation would make changes to the Protocol to resolve the "grave situation".


Wed, 18 May 2022 11:18:57 GMT

The Prospect union says members accused of sexual offences should not be allowed on the Parliamentary estate.


Wed, 18 May 2022 12:17:47 GMT

A North Wales Police detective says she has to borrow money from her mother at the end of the month.


Tue, 17 May 2022 12:05:07 GMT

The unemployment rate falls to its lowest level for nearly 50 years between January and March.


Tue, 17 May 2022 17:40:19 GMT

The legislation allows legal immunity for those who work with a new information recovery body.


Tue, 17 May 2022 14:45:48 GMT

The Home Office says it will ensure they are not put at a disadvantage to their paid colleagues.


Tue, 17 May 2022 13:41:38 GMT

The contests have been triggered following the resignation of two sitting Conservative MPs.


Tue, 17 May 2022 04:37:32 GMT

Lord Hague says the government is "shallow" and "politically weak" for delaying plans to curb obesity.


Tue, 17 May 2022 11:51:51 GMT

Rachel Maclean's much-criticised comments about workers doing more hours were "taken out of context".


Mon, 16 May 2022 18:16:18 GMT

Peers criticise Michael Gove for proposing the temporary relocation of the Lords outside London.


Tue, 17 May 2022 09:33:42 GMT

Sir Mike, 64, said it was now time for "a new candidate to come forward".


Mon, 16 May 2022 15:45:49 GMT

Sir John Major warns about rising prices, as a minister is criticised for advocating people working more hours.


Mon, 16 May 2022 12:38:47 GMT

A new strategy cutting funding to the UN is more focused on trade than poverty relief, charities say.


Mon, 16 May 2022 07:15:49 GMT

It is shameful not to raise extra money from oil and gas firms amid the rising cost of living, Ed Miliband says.


Mon, 16 May 2022 09:51:33 GMT

Ofgem says a review every three months would allow households to benefit sooner from falling prices.


Sun, 15 May 2022 12:41:59 GMT

The levelling up secretary wants peers based outside the south of England while Parliament is renovated.


Sun, 15 May 2022 15:14:23 GMT

The selection of Simon Lightwood comes after local members criticised the way candidates were chosen.


Sun, 15 May 2022 11:12:23 GMT

Not raising the fees for the first time in 12 years puts money back in people's pockets, ministers say.


Thu, 19 May 2022 13:51:38 GMT

The Metropolitan Police's Helen Ball says the Partygate investigation, with a full-time team of 12 detectives supported by others, cost £460,000.


Thu, 19 May 2022 11:50:10 GMT

The culture secretary says the person leading the review into BBC funding will have "full rein" to come up with their own conclusions.


Thu, 19 May 2022 10:39:09 GMT

Nadine Dorries says which media outlets she appears on is her own choice.


Thu, 19 May 2022 14:28:25 GMT

George Eustice said the PM has "apologised for everything that happened in No 10" and admitted "failings" over the Partygate events.


Thu, 19 May 2022 12:21:36 GMT

The Labour leader says the prime minister is responsible for the culture that led to 126 fines over lockdown parties in Downing Street.


Thu, 19 May 2022 19:41:05 GMT

Our correspondents reveal what they know about the long-awaited report on Covid law-breaking at No 10.


Fri, 20 May 2022 09:48:03 GMT

There are ways the chancellor could tackle the strain on people's pockets - but what do they cost?


Thu, 19 May 2022 20:44:22 GMT

The Metropolitan Police have finished investigating, but the political fallout isn't over yet.


Fri, 20 May 2022 06:28:21 GMT

MPs are set to investigate whether the prime minister misled Parliament.


Wed, 18 May 2022 09:30:46 GMT

The BBC's Peter Henley recalls the first time the TV chef tangled with the PM over junk food.


Tue, 17 May 2022 21:18:04 GMT

The government "got Brexit done" by agreeing the Northern Ireland Protocol, but the row around it isn't over.


Tue, 17 May 2022 16:18:21 GMT

Can the UK, the EU and parties in Northern Ireland find a solution to the Northern Ireland Protocol?


Wed, 18 May 2022 15:27:26 GMT

Ministers have been talking about Northern Ireland taxation, trade and solar panels.


Mon, 16 May 2022 23:02:10 GMT

As tensions build over Northern Ireland, concerns of an EU-UK trade war have surfaced.


Mon, 16 May 2022 10:16:57 GMT

Boris Johnson grapples with a four-dimensional diplomacy dilemma in Northern Ireland.


Sat, 14 May 2022 00:27:57 GMT

Boris Johnson says the Northern Ireland Brexit deal he negotiated is "turning into a political problem".


Fri, 13 May 2022 15:30:07 GMT

Even a visit to a Los Angeles cannabis dispensary didn't leave London's mayor in the weeds.


Thu, 12 May 2022 21:37:28 GMT

The Met Police could yet shape Boris Johnson's future as more fines for Covid breaches are issued.


Thu, 12 May 2022 15:52:26 GMT

The part of the Brexit deal relating to Northern Ireland is a major talking point following the election.


Sun, 15 May 2022 06:08:02 GMT

Two candidates explain how their fate in the local elections was decided by the toss of a coin.


Wed, 11 May 2022 16:59:45 GMT

Michael Gove failed to commit to the government's new-homes target, so what's happening to it?


Tue, 10 May 2022 21:38:29 GMT

Ministers wrestle with financial consequences of the pandemic, but face calls for more help now.


Mon, 09 May 2022 19:12:20 GMT

The Labour leader's political fate is now in the hands of the Durham police.


Thu, 12 May 2022 16:19:38 GMT

Sinn Féin's election success means a nationalist party is the largest at Stormont for the first time.


Sun, 08 May 2022 05:31:45 GMT

The party says it will not allow a new government to form unless changes are made to the Brexit deal.


Sun, 08 May 2022 12:57:29 GMT

The party's road to election success is remarkable - but how well can they and the DUP work together?


Tue, 17 May 2022 13:13:25 GMT

The Northern Ireland Protocol is at the centre of a dispute between the UK and the EU.


Fri, 29 Apr 2022 23:56:27 GMT

Boris Johnson's critics and supporters await more twists and turns in the story about lockdown parties.


Tue, 26 Apr 2022 12:06:22 GMT

Claims about Angela Rayner have been dismissed as sexist, but is it a sign of a wider problem in Westminster?

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